Aircraft Painter (1st Shift) - Milwaukee, WI
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted 2 months ago
Job Description
Aircraft Painter (1st Shift) - Milwaukee, WI (281566)


Tolayout, mark and perform the more complicated painting assignments on newdelivery and customer-owned aircraft, to meet Quality Control inspection andcustomer acceptance


  1. To interpret drawings provided by SalesDepartment and customers for the layout and masking of logos, stripes, andregistration numbers

  2. Prepare cost estimates of materials, labor, andtime to complete touch-up, stripes, logos, and registration number changes.

  3. Working from oral and written instruction,regularly perform painting rework on the completed aircraft (both exterior andinterior surfaces), using extreme care to avoid overspray damage to other areasof the aircraft

    1. Frequently involves matching of some special paintfinishes applied in the field, both foreign and domestic

  4. Use and adjust, clean and service spray guns,paint pots, hoses, and other spray equipment

  5. Apply fillers, prep, prime, and paint small andlarge surfaces to include items as large as fuselage, tails, and wings

  6. Perform blends as needed

  7. Keep inventory of supplies and order in advanceto assure needed items are on hand

  8. Work with internal customers to assure aircraftis on schedule and within budget



  • High School education or equivalent required.

  • Use of simple arithmetic together with simple drawings and specifications and some measuring devices.


  • Minimum 3 months of spray painting and/or rework assignments required.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain an airport security badge through the local airport authority, if applicable.


  • Particularly disagreeable working conditions due to exposure to paint fumes.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
First Shift
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
0 to 1 year
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